Return and local employment of workers abroad discussed
On January 10, the General Office for Labor and Social Welfare Service organized a forum themed ‘Let’s encourage the employment of workers who gained skills abroad’.
Reverse vending machine introduced
The Ecobin LLC brought reverse vending machines (RVM) into stores for proper waste recycling.
‘Ulaanbaatar District Heating Project’ signed
‘Ulaanbaatar District Heating Project’ was signed on January 10 within the general financial agreement established between the government of Mongolia and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
Mongolia cooperates with Vatican in historical researches
On January 10, Ambassador of Mongolia to the Holy See and Permanent Representative of Mongolia to the United Nations and other international organizations L.Purevsuren met with Secretary for Relations with States within the Holy See’s Secretariat of State, Archbishop Paul Richard Gallagher, exchanging views on bilateral cooperation.
Today marks the 28th anniversary of the adoption of the democratic Constitution of Mongolia
Today marks the 28th anniversary of the adoption of the democratic Constitution of Mongolia. Mongolia has had four constitutions in its history with each of its discussions held in 1924, 1940, 1960, and 1992 respectively.
Ongoing projects with EBRD discussed
Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan on January 10 met with officials headed by Ekaterina Miroshnik, Director and Head of Infrastructure for Russia and Central Asia, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
Ulaanbaatar city to purchase 40 more ambulances
As of today, a total of 81 ambulances are providing an emergency medical service in the capital.
Gynecologists and obstetricians to study experience in Japan
Minister of Health D.Sarangerel today received 10 gynecologists and obstetricians from five aimags, who are going to head for Japan to be involved in training.
Progress of Ulaanbaatar Darkhan Road Project informed
On January 9, Minister of Road and Transport Development B.Enkh-Amgalan met with Ekaterina Miroshnik, Director and Head of Infrastructure for Russia and Central Asia, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Irina Kravchenko, Head of the EBRD Resident Office in Mongolia, and other officials.
Winners of the 2nd annual English essay contest awarded
The Mongol Messenger, English weekly newspaper operated by the MONTSAME National News Agency in collaboration with the British Embassy in Mongolia, organized the second annual contest in English among 10th to 12th-grade students of high schools in Ulaanbaatar.
Ulaanbaatar railway purchases eight locomotives
Eight locomotives purchased by Ulaanbaatar Railway JSC from the Russian Federation to meet the ever-growing railway transport demand were brought into the country this morning.
Once-in-decade nationwide population and housing census kicks off
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. 2020 National population and housing census began today morning as census taking officers started gathering data in households throughout the country.
Secondary schools receive laboratory equipment
To provide students with scientific research-based basic education in mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering technology, laboratory equipment and teaching aids worth USD 4.3 million were presented to some 871 schools.
Ch.Ganbat’s photo selected in top 10 submissions of AIPS Sport Media Awards
On January 8, a photo taken by a Mongolian photographer was announced as one of the top 10 submissions in the photographic categories - Sport Action and Portfolio – for the AIPS Sport Media Awards 2020.
Mongolia-India student exchange program kicks off
Mongolia and the Republic of India are to implement a student exchange program for the first time with the Indian Ambassador’s support and 21 students and three teachers from Mongolia will be studying at the Cambridge International School in Phagwara, India between January 12 and 26.
Cabinet meeting news in brief
Following decisions were made at the Cabinet meeting held today, January 8:
Test flight made to Selenge aimag by JU-9993 aircraft
A crew of ‘JU-9993’ aircraft, owned by Geosan LLC, carried out a test flight to Selenge aimag just before the New Year.
Six airports to work towards international status
The Ministry of Environment and Tourism is working to find investments to introduce international standard infrastructure and services to rural airports and have six of them obtain international standard.
Hedge Fund to be set up to stabilize price of AI-92 gasoline
At its regular meeting held today, January 8, the Cabinet made a decision to set up Hedge Fund in order to keep the price of AI-92 gasoline stable.